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Should I talk to my doctor before I take Tysabri to treat multiple sclerosis?

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Talk with your doctor about these side effects and whether Tysabri would be a good option for you. Together, you can weigh the risks and benefits and decide if you should take the drug.

SOURCES:

FDA web site: "FDA Drug Safety Communication: Safety Update on Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy (PML) associated with Tysabri (natalizumab)."

National MS Society web site: "Tysabri (natalizumab.)"

Reviewed by Heather Melendez on November 20, 2019

SOURCES:

FDA web site: "FDA Drug Safety Communication: Safety Update on Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy (PML) associated with Tysabri (natalizumab)."

National MS Society web site: "Tysabri (natalizumab.)"

Reviewed by Heather Melendez on November 20, 2019

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